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Battle intensifies over Louisiana C&R rules

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards signed an Executive Order on July 11, 2017 that would require the Louisiana Real Estate Appraisers Board to submit enforcement activity against AMCs over customary and reasonable fees, or proposed regulations on C&R fees, to the Division of Administrative Law or the Commission of Administration before enacting them. The action comes on the heels of …

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FHA announces training session

An appraisal training session has been announced by the Federal Housing Administration to take place in Fort Worth, Texas from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CST on Aug. 4, 2017. Read on for more details and to register for this session. Via:: FHA announces training session       

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AMC partners with mortgage cooperative

Pendo announced a strategic partnership with The Mortgage Collaborative’s preferred partner network to provide appraisal management services to the organization’s 112 lender members. Read on to learn more about this partnership. Via:: AMC partners with mortgage cooperative       

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Oregon establishes statute on liability

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown signed legislation that establishes a statute of limitations on civil actions against appraisers and appraisal firms over real estate appraisal activity. Valuation Review reached out to the Appraisal Institute for its reaction to this bill. Read on to learn what this means for the valuation industry. Via:: Oregon establishes statute on liability       

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